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Saturday 17 August 2024
11am and 1pm
Circulating Library, Institute Building (Ground floor)
Free, booking required

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About the presenter

Mr Badger

For any questions regarding the event, please reach out to the State Library of South Australia:

Join us and Mr Badger for a delightful and old-fashion storytelling performance of Kenneth Grahame’s beloved classic, The Wind in the Willows

This enchanting experience, held in the Circulating Library, is perfect for all ages, from 5 to 95, captivating youngsters, parents, and grandparents alike.

Come dressed in your Book Week costume as you experience the story as it comes to life with enthusiasm and clarity, promising a memorable outing for the whole family.

Receiving positive reviews, don't miss this delightful opportunity to rediscover a timeless story - book now.

How do I get to the State Library by public transport?

The 'State Library, Art Gallery, Museum' tram-stop is just outside the State Library. There are bus stops close by, near the War Memorial on North Terrace. The closest train station is the Adelaide city station on North Terrace.

You can plan your journey via Adelaide Metro.

Is there car parking near the State Library?

The nearest car park is Wilson's Adelaide Central car park, 225 North Terrace, next to David Jones.

There is paid (metered) street parking along Kintore Ave and Victoria Drive.

Where is the wheelchair and stroller access?

Access to the Spence Wing first floor and the Mortlock Chamber is via the lift in the glass foyer entrance of the library.

There is on-street disabled parking available on the nearby roads. View more information and maps of Adelaide City Council's Disability parking for permit holders.

How do I check if the Mortlock Chamber is open when I plan to visit?

The Mortlock Chamber may close for private events, check our opening hours for any closure times.

When it is open you can visit the Mortlock Chamber on the ground floor to look at the exhibition bays.  The upper levels of the Mortlock Wing include quiet study areas.

Is there a cafe at the State Library?

Yes, the State Library Cafe is open Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm and Saturdays from 12 to 4pm.

Find out more about the cafe and resident organisations at the State Library.